Libraries Wayne State University
Libraries, Detroit, MI
Im@gine, Wayne State's Information Gateway, provides access to library
catalogues, electronic indexes and journals, subject and resource
guides, government resources and other reference tools.
Detroit Public Library, Detroit,
The Detroit Public Library (DPL) is among the ten
largest public libraries in the nation, and is the largest library
system in the State of Michigan.
Detroit Area Library Network is a consortium of more
than 20 multi-type libraries located in Southeast Michigan.
University of Michigan
Libraries, Ann Arbor, MI
This link to MIRLYNWeb, is the web-interface version of
MIRLYN, the University of Michigan Libraries' online system and includes
access to the libraries' catalogues as well as electronic resources.
Guest log-on is required.
Library of Michigan, Lansing, MI
The Library of Michigan is the official state library
agency for Michigan. The Library of Michigan's online catalogue is a
database of information about many of the materials owned by the
library. They do not provide access to full-text of books, periodical
articles, holdings of other libraries, or Internet databases.
Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
The Library of Congress Online Catalogue contains over
12 million bibliographic records representing books, serials, computer
files, manuscripts, cartographic materials, music, sound recordings, and
visual materials from the library's collections.
Smithsonian Institution Research
Information System (SIRIS)
The Smithsonian Institution Research Information System
(SIRIS) is the online catalogue of resources held by the institution's
libraries, archives, and other specialized research centers. Included
are the American Art/Portrait Gallery Library, the National Museum of
African Art Library, and the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum
Library, as well as the Archives of American Art.
Ryerson and Burnham
Libraries, Chicago, IL
The Ryerson and Burnham Libraries are part of the Art
Institute of Chicago. The libraries hold a research collection of
320,000 scholarly works, including 1,200 current serials subscriptions
and 70,000 auction sales catalogues.
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) Library,
New York, NY
The Museum Library is a comprehensive collection
devoted to modern and contemporary art. The combined catalogue of the
library, museum archives and study centers, called
DADABASE, is available online and includes records for all material in the
library, including books, periodical titles, exhibition catalogues,
auction catalogues, pamphlet files, artists' books, special collections
materials, and web sites.
Institute Library, Los Angeles, CA
IRIS, the research library's online catalogue, contains
records of archival and special materials, monographs, serials, media,
and auction catalogues. This database also contains a searchable
National Gallery of
Art Library, Washington, D.C.
The Library contains a comprehensive collection of more
than 200,000 books, periodicals, and documents on the history, theory,
and criticism of art and architecture. The emphasis is on Western art
from the Middle Ages to the present and American art from the colonial
era to the present.
National Art Library, Victoria and
Albert Museum, London, England
The National Art Library is a major reference library
and the Victoria and Albert Museum's curatorial department for the art,
craft and design of the book. The library contains up to two million
items in total. Some 500,000 entries are now included in the library's
online catalogue, and the remainder of the older material will be
included in the near future.
Harvard University Library,
Columbia University Libraries, New York, NY
The Harvard library system is the oldest in the United
States and the largest academic library in the world. Books,
manuscripts, microforms, maps, slides, photographs, and other materials
are housed in more than 90 individual collections.
CLIO is the online catalogue
for materials added to the Columbia University Libraries. CLIO contains
records for books, serials, sound recordings, music scores, microforms,
maps, computer software, videocassettes, and other visual materials.
Yale University Libraries, New
California Digital Library (CDL), a
co-library of the University of California Libraries
The collections of the Yale University Library are
represented in multiple online catalogues and card catalogues. Together, Orbis, Morris (the Law Library catalogue), and the Center for
Research Libraries (CRL) catalogue constitute the
Yale University Library online catalogue. Special
Catalogues exist for pre-1977 materials which do
not appear in Orbis and catalogues for library materials not accessible
The California Digital Library's online catalogues
include Melvyl (records for materials in the libraries of the nine
University of California campuses), Archive of California, abstracting
and indexing databases, electronic journals among other links.
New York Public Library, New York,
CATNYP represents the
holdings of the different research libraries in the New York Public
Library system. Included are books, periodicals, manuscripts, maps,
microfilms, music scores, prints, photographs, and other materials from
the Center for the Humanities, the Science, Industry and Business
Library, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, and the
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. LEO is the branch
libraries' online catalogue and information system.
Museum of Art Libraries and Study Centers, New York, NY
Each of the Metropolitan Museum's libraries and study centers has a
distinctive collection. Watsonline, the museum libraries' online
catalogue, provides access to the records of approximately 70 percent of
Watson Library's holdings. Watsonline also contains records for partial
holdings of the other museum libraries.
New York University Libraries,
New York, NY
The catalogue, bobcat, provides access to the holdings
of all NYU libraries, except as otherwise noted. The catalogue, JULIUS,
provides access to the Law Library holdings and the catalogue MEDCat,
provides access to the Medical, Dental, NYU Downtown Hospital and
Environmental Medicine Libraries' holdings.
Frick Art Reference Library, New
FRESCO, the Library's online
catalogue, provides access to books catalogued after 1986, periodicals,
artist files, and multimedia titles. Auction sale catalogues are
catalogued in SCIPIO, the international online index to auction
The Library Index (LibDex)
LibDex is a worldwide
directory of library homepages, web-based OPACs, Friends of the Library
pages, and library e-commerce affiliate links.
Michigan Library Directory
The online directory contains the most up to date
information for approximately 1900 libraries and library related
organizations in Michigan.